The DOE is Ready to Roll

There is exciting news from the Department of Energy (DOE) about consolidated interim storage of used nuclear fuel by private sector companies. Earlier this month, in his testimony before the U.S. Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development, Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz stated that the DOE does not need Congressional authorization to move…

The Process Rolls On

The WCS team traveled to Rockville, Maryland last week to meet with the Nuclear Regulatory Commission regarding the Request for Supplemental Information (RSI) for our application to license a Consolidated Interim Storage Facility for used nuclear fuel. As I mentioned in earlier blogs, we had submitted our first official written response to the RSI in…